September, 2005

More Good News for Talent Management

Sep 13, 2005 Posted by

Sorry about all the Taleo coverage lately.  Nonetheless, Taleo has announced the pricing of it’s IPO today.  Assuming the company goes public at the high side of estimates, $16, it would net over $100 million in additional working capital.  This is now the 2nd talent management IPO, along with Kenexa, in the past 3 months […]


I Told You So!

Sep 12, 2005 Posted by

Just two weeks ago, I suggested a new branding effort underway at Taleo.  Well…last week Taleo announced a new image and identity focused on "business performance through talent management".  Look for some exciting announcements in the coming weeks and months as they put their IPO behind them and execute on building a strong business.


Talent Management Vendors Respond to Hurricane Katrina

Sep 6, 2005 Posted by

A handful of career sites and job boards including Hotjobs, SimplyHired, Indeed, as well as craigslist, have reacted to Hurricane Katrina by posted jobs for survivors.  Kudos for the quick response from those vendors that are trying to at least create an opportunity for those affected and allow them to re-establish a starting point in […]